Florida SBDC at FGCU 20-21 Distinguished Entrepreneur of Southwest Florida Awardees Announced

FORT MYERS, Fla. (May 5, 2021) – Florida Small Business Development Center (FSBDC) at Florida Gulf Coast University (FGCU) announced the winners of the 2021 Distinguished Entrepreneur of Southwest Florida Awards during a live-streamed virtual awards ceremony on Tuesday, May 4, 2021. The FSBDC awards are held annually to recognize three Southwest Florida small businesses.

Emmanuel Academies and Emmanuel Communities welcome Kristin Delfs as new Administrative Coordinator

Emmanuel Academies and Emmanuel Communities are pleased to announce Kristin Delfs has joined the team as the new Administrative Coordinator for the two local not-for-profit organizations under a management agreement with Success Facilitators, a Naples-based management services and consulting firm. Delfs will serve as lead administrative professional with an emphasis on communications, relationship building and.

Naples Garden Club awards STARability Foundation grant to launch community garden project

The Naples Garden Club has awarded the STARability Foundation a $10,000 grant to support a community garden project. The community garden is a collaborative, multifaceted project among the City of Naples, the River Park Community Center and STARability that centers on revitalizing River Park’s 2,000-square-foot garden. “We are excited to help STARability revitalize River Park’s.

Dennis Goodman Photography & Printing Art Gallery and Clicking with Kristen move to Downtown Naples

Dennis and Kristen Goodman are on the move; the couple and their two businesses, Dennis Goodman Photography & Printing and Clicking with Kristen, have relocated to 941 4th Avenue North in the downtown Naples Design District. Dennis Goodman, established local photographer, offers fine art photography as well as large format printing for clients, artists and.

Tickets still available for Naples Princess Cruise on March 16 to benefit PANIRA Healthcare Clinic

There’s still time to purchase a ticket and join the first annual St. Patrick’s Eve Sunset Cruise aboard the Naples Princess on Tuesday, March 16. PANIRA Healthcare Clinic is pleased to announce this fundraiser presented by the Naples Princess, and hopes the community will get on board as proceeds from the event will support the.

Join STARability Foundation for a Beach Clean-Up on March 13

STARability Foundation is joining the Young Professionals of Naples for a BEACH CLEAN-UP event from 9 to 11 a.m. on Saturday, March 13 at Lowdermilk Beach in Naples. Also helping to make the day a success will be representatives and volunteers from the Blue Zones Project® of Southwest Florida. The public is invited to join.

The Founders Scholarship Fund appoints Stacy Lee-Williams as Director

The Founders Scholarship Fund Board of Trustees has appointed Stacy Lee-Williams as its Director. Williams has been working with the non-profit organization since 2017 on a part-time basis as the Fund Administrator. She is the first full-time employee for the organization and the first Founders Fund Director. Williams is responsible for all aspects of the.

Emmanuel Academies offering college scholarships for Fall 2021

Emmanuel Academies, a local non-profit organization, is offering college scholarships for Fall 2021. Their new campaign, Raising Up Leaders for Tomorrow, was launched in January and is dedicated to helping students receive a Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree for a fraction of the normal cost or at no cost at all through their unique scholarship program..

STARability Foundation CEO selected for Leadership Collier™

Karen Govern, STARability Foundation CEO, has been selected as a member of Leadership Collier Class of 2021. Leadership Collier was formed by the Greater Naples Chamber in 1988 to develop a network of informed citizens prepared to assume leadership roles in our community. The Chamber believes knowledge is a key element and prime motivator of.